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ORLANDO FURIOSO di M. Lodovico Ariosto, tutto Ricorretto et di Nuove Figure Adornato

By: Ariosto M. Lodovico

Price: $3,800.00

Publisher: Venetia Vencenzo Valgrifi: 1556

Seller ID: c15-1-43

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Written in Italian. Vellum binding with laces showing along spine. Corners and edges worn and bumped. Some small holes and burn marks in the vellum. Outside pages stained in blue. Light foxing on endpapers and small holes worn through front board paper where laces have worn through. Note with previous owner's name, written in brown ink on back of first endpaper. Some stains and fingerprints but overall a clean edition. Book appears to have had some professional restorat... View more info

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Thunder on The Left [Hardcover] by Morley,Christopher

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Doubleday.Page & Co,: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 630

Condition: Used: Very Good


First Edition, Black Cloth Hardcover with paste downs , 273 pages, 7 3/4" tall. 1925 on both title page and copyright page. Very Good. Cover is rubbed and pastedown label on spine is creased and chipped. Spine rubbed and has white mark where something has rubbed down the spine. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Among the notionable dictes of antique Rome was the fancy that when men heard thunder on the left the gods had somewhat of special advertisement to imp... View more info

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Little folk's stories from Dickens: The most charming portrayals of child-character from the immortal works of Charles Dickens

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: s.n.]: 1898-01-01

Seller ID: 2-4-12

Condition: Collectible: Acceptable


Cover has rubbing, edge wear, soiling, bumped corners and wear to the board. Cloth spine is almost completely gone, especially on back cover. Pages tanned. Gift inscription and date written on back endpaper. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.Illustrated with original drawings with color frontis. Includes Little Nell, Little Dorrit, Trotty Veck and Meg, Tiny Tim, Little Dombey, The Runaway Couple, Poor Jo. Stories from The Curiosity Shop, Little Dorrit, The Chi... View more info

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Hieronymi Magii Anglarensis De Tintinnabulis Liber Postumus

By: Girolamo Maggi

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Andreas Frisius: 1664

Seller ID: c15-1-33

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


1664. Two works in one volume. Written in Italian. Rebound in contemporary vellum with red pastedown leather label on the spine. Outside pages are tinted red. (16)ff, 151pp. (13)ff., (16)ff. 196pp. (8)ff. (last blank). Measures 5 1/2" by 3". Inside pages have a few small stains but overall clean. Engraved frontispiece and title page. 11 engraved plates, 9 single page and 2 folding pages. Plates depict bells in various uses. Second bound work is De Equuleo Liber Postumus,... View more info